Inventory Controller

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Inventory Controller
Northampton, Northamptonshire

The Company

Yusen Logistics is working to become the world’s preferred supply chain logistics company. Our complete offer is designed to forge better connections between businesses, customers and communities – through innovative supply chain management, freight forwarding, warehousing and distribution services. As a company we’re dedicated to a culture of continuous improvement, ensuring everyone who works with us is committed, connected and creative in making us the world’s preferred choice.

We are now seeking an Inventory Controller to join our Grange Park team in Northampton.

The Benefits

- Salary of up to £23,562 per annum
- 25 days’ annual leave (excluding bank holidays)
- Company Pension Scheme
- Employee benefits i.e. Discount schemes including E-vouchers and gift cards, gym membership as well as a recognition platform
- Employee Wellness initiatives – WeCare - includes 24/7 online GP, mental health support service, get fit programme and more
- Critical Illness Cover
- Tailored development and career opportunities

This is a rare opportunity for a stock control professional to enhance and develop their career with our rapidly expanding organisation.

We know that our people are what make us successful, so we will reward your dedication and hard work with highly competitive benefits, training, support and development opportunities. In the process, you will gain incredible industry experience and a host of excellent skills.

If this sounds like the ideal next step in your career, we can’t wait to hear from you!

The Role

As an Inventory Controller, you will assist with all stock movements at our state-of-the-art distribution hub at Grange Park.

Ensuring accurate administration and careful handling of stock, you will undertake stock counting, update IT systems and records and provide reports to Senior Management and other departments.

Additionally, you will assist with customer queries, process Scrap Orders and Returns and undertake Freespace and Cycle Count checks. In this varied role, you will also help to plan weekly workloads, support colleagues in Finance with reports and maintain great customer communications.

This role will involve some work at height.

About You

To be considered as an Inventory Controller, you will need:

- Experience of administration and within a stock control environment
- A proactive and flexible approach
- The ability to prioritise and work under pressure
- Attention to detail
- Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
- Strong numeracy and literacy
- Basic IT literacy including Microsoft Office

MHE experience would be advantageous, but training can be given.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Other organisations may call this role Inventory Administrator, Logistics Inventory Controller, Stores Administrator, Warehouse Administrator, Warehouse Controller, Materials Controller, or Stock Controller.

Yusen Logistics is an equal opportunities employer, who encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible applicants regardless of their personal circumstances. We make our recruiting decisions solely based on the skillset and experience. Diversity allows us to create an inclusive environment, where our employees can strive and grow their potential.

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